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dshull
If you are running another antivirus software alongside Malwarebytes for Windows, the software may misinterpret Malwarebytes and its features as a threat, creating a conflict.  Antivirus conflicts can impact Real-Time Protection and may even cause your computer to slow down or freeze.  To ensure the other antivirus software doesn't conflict with…
jyamada
For definitions of dates and impact to support, refer to the Malwarebytes Product Lifecycle policy.   Version Status GA Date End of Sale End of Maintenance End of Life Supported OS Changes 3.7.1 Active 02/05/19 3.6.1 Active 09/19/18 02/05/19 02/05/19 08/05/19 3.5.1 Active 05/08/18 09/19/18 Final version supporting Windows XP and Vista.…
jgolomb
Malwarebytes for Windows 3.7.1 released on February 5, 2019.   Performance/protective capability Now compatible with Microsoft’s Early Launch Anti-Malware requirements Improved detection and remediation techniques   Usability Added new Play Mode feature for paid users to allow uninterrupted gaming or streaming experience Improved compatibility…
parche
Learn what is an exploit, why it is important to stop them, and how Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit can protect your Windows device.   What is an exploit? From Wikipedia: “An exploit is a piece of software, a chunk of data, or sequence of commands that takes advantage of a bug or vulnerability in order to cause unintended or unanticipated behavior to…
jyamada
Click to view contentIf you have Malwarebytes installed on a Windows 7 machine, you may encounter the following error:   The Malwarebytes is unable to load the Anti-Rootkit DDA Driver error asks you to reboot your machine so Malwarebytes can load the driver. Click No, as you do not need to reboot your machine. This error occurs when the Anti-Rookit components did…
gpoller
Click to view contentNot everyone stores their files on the local drives. A lot of us use external or portable drives to store sensitive data. We can scan them when they are plugged into our machines using two different methods. This article will show you how to scan external drives via the context menu entry and by scanning using a custom scan.   For this article…
jgolomb
Click to view contentPlay Mode allows you to hide Malwarebytes notifications when selected apps are in full screen on Windows devices. We recommend enabling Play Mode when playing games, watching movies, and giving presentations. This articles shows you how to enable and disable Play Mode, and how to add multimedia apps for this feature.   Turn Play Mode On or Off…
dshull
Click to view contentYou can limit user access to specific features in Malwarebytes Premium on Windows devices. When users are limited, your Malwarebytes Premium features are password protected. Malwarebytes Premium allows you to choose which features you want to password protect and configure a password. To configure your user access settings, go to the Settings >…
dshull
Malwarebytes Anti-Ransomware is a product designed to stop one of the most active threat types currently affecting our customers: ransomware. For a history of this threat type, see Ransomware - What Is It & How To Remove It. Malwarebytes Anti-Ransomware is intended to stop the current types of ransomware which encrypt the files on a system.…
dshull
Some websites may be blocked by Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit while using Internet Explorer because these sites use are using the deprecated Microsoft VBScripting engine.   As a workaround, you can disable this detection technique in Anti-Exploit. See the steps below.   Disable Internet Explorer VB Scripting in Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit Launch…
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